Suzanne W. Reynolds, psychotherapist

Suzanne W. Reynolds, a psychotherapist and management consultant, died Sept. 21 of

pancreatic cancer

at her son's Ruxton home. She was 70.

The daughter of a career Army officer and a homemaker, Suzanne Weston Reynolds was born in


and raised in Korea, Hawaii, Tennessee, Maryland and Virginia.

After graduating from Annandale High School in Annandale, Va., in 1960, she earned a bachelor's degree in 1964 from

George Washington University

, where she also earned a master's degree.

At her death, Ms. Reynolds was earning a certificate at the

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

, to teach English as a second language.

As a psychotherapist, Ms. Reynolds, who maintained a private practice in Chevy Chase, specialized in interpersonal therapy, addictions, organizational consultation and development.

For nearly two decades during the 1980s and 1990s, she was director of

Sheppard Pratt

's Employee Assistance Program in Washington.


She was a bird watcher and world traveler.

At Ms. Reynolds' request, a party will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Irish Inn, 6119 Tulane Ave., Glen Echo.

Surviving are two sons, John B. Harmon Jr. of Ruxton and Geoffrey R. Harmon of Sammamish, Wash.; a daughter, Ann H. Lynch of Ellsworth, Maine; two brothers, Larry Reynolds of


, Va., and Michael Reynolds of Isle of Palms, S.C.; a sister, Elizabeth McGuire of Manassas; and seven grandchildren. Her marriage to John B. Harmon Sr. ended in divorce.